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Holdenby, Northamptonshire

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Holdenby, Northamptonshire

Holdenby is a village and civil parish about 5.5 miles north-west of Northampton in Northamptonshire. The Church of England parish church of All Saints dates from the 14th century. However, it was extensively remodelled in 1843 and 1868. Holdenby House, with its associations with Sir Christopher Hatton, King James I, his son King Charles I and the Marlborough family, is Holdenby's principal building.
DistrictDaventry
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6967
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01604
Population100 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Holdenby, Northamptonshire has been known in the past

Holmby ~ Holmby House ~ Aldenesbi ~ Aldenestone

Holdenby, Northamptonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Holdenby (or Holmby), par., and seat of Viscount Clifden, in co. and 6½ miles NW. of Northampton, 1855 ac., pop. 206. See HOLMBY HOUSE.

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